Simple Definition of sociable
: liking to be with and talk to other people
: involving or allowing friendly and pleasant social relations
Examples of sociable in a sentence
They are sociable people who enjoy having parties.
They had a very sociable evening.
Origin and Etymology of sociable
Middle French or Latin; Middle French, from Latin sociabilis, from sociare to join, associate, from socius
First Known Use: 1511
Synonym Discussion of sociable
Definition of sociable
: an informal social gathering frequently involving a special activity or interest
First Known Use of sociable
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